Four IUP authors will participate in Indy Author Fair activities this Saturday, October 25, from 10 am. to 5 p.m. at the Central Library in Indianapolis. This free event, which is sponsored by the Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award and the Indianapolis Public Library, celebrates Indiana’s rich literary tradition with activities for writers and book lovers of all ages. The schedule of Indy Author Fair events includes the following IUP authors:
Meet the Authors
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Regional author winner Norbert Krapf and the rest of this year's Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award winners and finalists will discuss their writing and connections to Indiana. Book sales and signings will follow.
Indy Author Fair: Meet Hoosier Authors
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Simon Reading Room
Forty up-and-coming Indiana authors, including IUP's Shaun Thomas Dingwerth (The Richmond Group Artists) and Gary Moore (Brown County Mornings) will meet and greet readers and sign copies of their books.
Calling All Young Authors!
12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Learning Curve Arena
2012 Regional Author winner Barbara Shoup will present at a writing workshop for ages 8 and up.
Writing and Publishing for Children
1:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Shoup will also present at this session, which will offer an overview of writing and publishing for young people, from picture books through YA. Registration required; call (317) 275-4119.
Visit the Indiana Authors Award site for a complete schedule of Indy Author Fair events.